OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Project Management

OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Project Management  – Overview

The OTHM Level 7 Diploma in Project Management from OTHM qualification is designed to meet the needs of senior managers responsible for projects and provide a comprehensive understanding of the fundamental topics needed to manage business projects within a complex and ever-changing environment.

This Diploma in Project Management qualification will develop a deeper understanding of both theoretical and practical aspects of project, programme and portfolio management and facilitate the essential skills and competences necessary to plan, monitor, control and deliver successful projects, programmes and portfolios. Know more about us


OTHM Qualifications are approved and regulated by Ofqual (Office of Qualifications and Examinations Regulation). Visit register of Regulated Qualifications. OTHM has progression arrangements with several UK universities that acknowledges the ability of learners after studying Level 3-7 qualifications to be considered for advanced entry into corresponding degree year/top up and Master’s/top-up programmes.


The Level 7 diploma on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF) are at the same level as master’s degrees. However, they are shorter (120 credits) and learners will have to proceed to the dissertation stage (60 credits) with university to achieve a full masters programme.

Delivery Methods

Keyplan College of Colombo provide various flexible delivery methods to its learners which include blended learning, online learning, distance learning and in class. The learners can choose the mode of study as per their choice and convenience. Learners are able to interact with tutors and also we do provide our student KC Colombo online portal where student can see all the study notes, assignments briefing and online library.


The Level 7 Diploma in Project Management is available in 2 duration modes:

6 Month

9 Month


The Diploma in Project Management programme is accredited by OTHM an Ofqual regulated awarding body.

Course Delivery

The Level 7 Diploma in Project Management programme is  delivered:

  • Online
  • Blended
  • In class

Entry Requirements

For entry onto the Diploma in Project Management level 7 qualification, learners must possess:

  • An honours degree in related subject or UK level 6 diploma or an equivalent overseas qualification
  • Learners must be 21 years or older at the beginning of the course

Module Structure

This Diploma in Project Management qualification consists of 5 mandatory units for a combined total of 120 credits.

Unit Ref. No.Unit titleCreditECTSGLHTQT
F/618/0223Planning, Controlling and Leading a Project3015120300
R/618/0226Procurement Risk and Contract Management3015120300
H/618/0229Advanced Project and Logistics Management201080200
K/618/0233Operations and Information Management for Project Managers201080200
A/618/0236Advanced Research Methods201080200


Successful completion of the Level 7 Diploma in Project Management qualification enables learners to progress into or within employment and/or continue their study towards a relevant master top-up programme with advanced standing at many universities in the UK and overseas. Level 7 in project management can be studied online as well as In Class at KC Colombo.


Assessment is via assignment submission

No Exams

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